When they could not be found the old tyres which had just been taken off were put back on.
The mix-up meant Bottas dropped down the grid.
That error would have been great news for Red Bull’s Max Verstappen or Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc had they not crashed out of the race on the opening lap.
The series of unusual events paved the way for Racing Point’s Sergio Perez to seal the first win of his career.
Published at Sun, 06 Dec 2020 18:57:00 +0000